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No tax break for Amazon.com in South Carolina

LEXINGTON CO, SC (WTOC) - Lawmakers said they will not give Amazon.com a break for their still being constructed distribution center.

The State Commerce Department had promised to suspend sales taxes for the online retailer for five years, but lawmakers shot that down.

Amazon had threatened to stop construction of the facility and take it's more than 1,200 jobs away from Lexington County

WTOC will let you know if they do.

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